The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
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Steamboat Collision on Lake Ontario 
TextNewspapers  "Steamboat Collision on Lake Ontario," Republican (Baldwinsville, NY), April 20, 1846  Steamboat Collision on Lake Ontario. - As the steamers Sovereign and Transit were coming out of the Toronto Harbor together Tuesday the Transit in order to prevent Sovereign from passing, endeavored to run her upon the shore. The Sovereign thereupon steered directly for the Transit, striking her...
Rochester Daily Advertiser (Rochester, NY), Thursday, June 8, 1846 
TextNewspapers    Launch of the "Genesee Chief" _____ The splendid new steamer, "Genesee Chief," recently built at the landing, will be launched today at 3 o'clock. Carriages will be in readiness to convey passengers to and from the river. After the boat glides into her future element, she will be towed to the...
Rochester Daily Advertiser (Rochester, NY), Friday, June 19, 1846 
TextNewspapers    Launch of the Propeller. _____ A large concourse of people assembled at the landing yesterday afternoon to witness the launch of the new Propeller, "Genesee Chief. " The banks of the stream, and the hills upon both sides, were lined with ladies and gentlemen. The steamer Niagara was also ...
Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), Monday, Oct. 20, 1846. 
TextNewspapers    Oswego, Oct. 15th During the storm of Monday night, the schooner Malcolm, with 3,500 bushels Wheat on board, broke from her moorings and drifted ashore at the foot of the Island in the harbor, and filled with water. Her Wheat sold yesterday, deliverable at the starch factory, near Utica, at...
Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), Monday,  Oct, 20, 1846. 
TextNewspapers    The Canadian three-masted schooner Grampus, of Toronto, was towed into port this morning by the U. S. Cutter Jefferson, Capt. Mather, with her spars all gone but her mizzen mast. She has a cargo of lumber, and was dismasted on Tuesday. Capt. Troop, of the Rochester, reports a Canadian schooner...
Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), Tues. , Nov. 24, 1846. 
TextNewspapers    This area was thereafter known as Grampus Bay
Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), Dec. 1, 1846 
TextNewspapers    Gale on Lake Ontario The Schooner Minerva, with 6,200 bushels of Wheat, and the W. H. Merritt, a Canadian Vessel, without loading, went ashore at Braddock's Bay. The former will be a total loss. Likewise the Cleveland, at Irondequoit Bay, with 250 bushels salt. Total loss. 1,000 bushels Wheat,...
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser (Buffalo, NY), 1846 
TextNewspapers    NAVIGATION OF THE LAKES. "I HAVE noticed several communications in your paper recently...
Terrible Gale on Lake Erie - Sixteen Bodies Found 
TextNewspapers  "Terrible Gale on Lake Erie - Sixteen Bodies Found," Onondaga Gazette (Baldwinsville, NY), Nov. 30, 1846  Terrible Gale on Lake Erie - Sixteen Bodies Found _____ Lake Erie was visited by a tremendous gale on Thursday, the 19th inst., which occasioned the loss of several vessels and a number of lives. Accounts state that sixteen bodies were picked up along shore. Several vessels were cast ...
Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), Aug. 11, 1846 
TextNewspapers    Editorial Correspondence Port Ontario - The Harbor - Light House - Business of the Port - the bridge, &c.; Port Ontario does not at present seem to be in a very thriving condition. It made quite a figure, I am told, in 1836 and 1837. It was surveyed into lots, and made a respectable ...
St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), March 19, 1846, page 3 
TextNewspapers  St. Catharines Journal (St. Catharines, ON), March 19, 1846, page 3page 3  We understand that the large new lock No. 2 is finished, as also the lengthening of the two old locks N. 1 and 2, rendered necessary by the non-completion of the new lock No. 1 at Port Dalhousie ; and that the canal generally is in such a state as to admit of the opening of navigation on the...
Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), Tuesday, November 24, 1846 
TextNewspapers    The Oswego Advertiser of Saturday says That on the morning previous, the wind blew with such terrific violence, as to drive two vessels from their moorings within the West Pier, on the rocks at the foot of Fort Ontario. The Canadian schooner GRAMPUS is the other vessel wrecked. She had...
Argus (Kingston, ON), December 1, 1846 
TextNewspapers    TERRIBLE GALE -- TWO VESSELS LOST. -- The wind commenced blowing strongly from the north west about three o'clock yesterday morning, and soon increased to a fearful gale, which continued with little abatement during the day. The waters of the lake were in a frightful commotion, and the...
Syracuse Daily Star (Syracuse, NY), Thursday July 16, 1846 
TextNewspapers    ... Correspondence of the Star Steamboat Lady of the Lake July 14, 1846 We are on the broad, deep waters of Lake Ontario, on board of that fine water craft and beautiful specimen of architecture, the Lady of the Lake, Captain Taylor. Our party took passage on board of this boat at Oswego, ......
British Colonist (Toronto, ON), April 17, 1846 
TextNewspapers    Welland Canal The St.Catharines Journal of the 2nd instant, states that the canal is now ready for the letting in of the water, which will be done as soon as Lake Erie is clear enough of ice to admit of its navigation. The feeder is full, and the canal can be filled in a very short time. The...
Syracuse Journal (Syracuse, NY), Saturday Aug, 22 1846 
TextNewspapers    New Vessels. The Oswego Advertiser of the 18th announces the launch of the Queen of the West. She is a beautiful vessel of the first class. Mr.Weeks, the proprietor of the West, has another vessel on the stock, which he will launch in a month. Mr. Dobbie of Oswego, has just commenced a vessel...
Gallinipper (Schooner), 1846 
TextNewspapers  1846  ... fixed up new she will be able to stow away a good cargo of wheat. ---- Milwaukee Sentinel       Daily National Pilot, Buffalo       Friday Morning, March 20, 1846 p.2 A LAUNCH.---The new schooner which Mr. J...
Milwaukee (Propeller), 1846 
TextNewspapers  1846  ...Steam screw VANDALIA.* Of 200 tons gross. Built Oswego, N.Y., 1841       * Renamed MILWAUKEE - U. S. ? - 1846       Herman Runge List       &...
Oneida (Propeller), 1846 
TextNewspapers  1846  ..., March 24, 1846                   TROY AND ERIE LINE This line consists of eight of the first class iron tow...
Algomah (Brig), 10 Jan 1846 
TextNewspapers  1846  ...From the Buffalo Commercial Advertiser, January 10, 1846       LAKE MARINE       New Vessels Built in 1845       More than...

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